Modified 09 Mar 2020, 23:58 IST
Augsburg have relieved coach Martin Schmidt of his duties after lower than a 12 months on the helm.
He was appointed in April and steered Augsburg to security as they completed 15th.
However, Augsburg are simply 5 factors above the relegation play-off place following a run of 5 video games with out a win, 4 of them defeats.
Sunday’s loss to Bayern Munich proved the ultimate straw, with the Swiss and assistant Stefan Sartori seeing their time on the membership come to an finish.
FC Augsburg has parted methods with supervisor Martin Schmidt. The membership want to thank him for all his contributions and needs him one of the best transferring ahead. pic.twitter.com/yvqf3AwX3y
— FC Augsburg (@FCA_World) March 9, 2020
“This choice was not a straightforward one for us, however based mostly on a file of simply 4 factors from 9 matches, we determined to make a change within the teaching place,” sporting director Stefan Reuter stated.
“There will at all times be troublesome phases that should be overcome. In the present state of affairs, nevertheless, we see our objective of staying within the league as endangered, so we got here to this choice.”
Schmidt, “I settle for the choice of the membership administration and thank them for the belief and the chance that I obtained right here,” stated Schmidt.
“The membership is larger than everybody. I subsequently want Augsburg and the crew all one of the best and hope that the turnaround will succeed.”
Published 09 Mar 2020, 23:58 IST
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